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Sharon Preston | Elance
 
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Last Sign-in: Apr 20, 2015

Sharon Preston

Experienced editor, writer and journalist
   South Africa
  |   Johannesburg, Gauteng
  |  8:50 am Local Time

Overview

Experienced editor, writer and journalist in both consumer and customer magazines, lifestyle magazines, women's magazines and travel magazines. Also experienced in copywriting and public relations. Extensive experience in international titles including Marie Claire, essentials, Disney magazines and Woman&Home magazines.
Fast, efficient, honest, excellent writer.
Deadlines are no problem.

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Jan 14, 2015|Other - Writing Services|$150|Completed
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Jan 13, 2015|Article Writing|$800|Completed
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5.0
Jan 4, 2015|Copywriting|$250|Completed
Dec 16, 2014|Article Writing|$150|Completed

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Portfolio

Third issue of my very popular lifestyle magazine, The Parks, an upmarket magazine for...
Latest copy of The North magazine, an upmarket lifestyle magazine for Johannesburg...
Column on a cooking class
Profile piece
Back page human interest feature for essentials magazine - I do this every 2 months
Monthly travel feature in essentials magazine
Do regular features in Woman&Home magazine
Write regular features on lifestyle issues for Wedding Inspirations magazine, which...
Feature on locals in the area who collect particular items
Latest monthly travel feature for international title Essentials magazine
Travel feature on One&Only Le St Geran Mauritius
2014 visit to Mauritius - travel feature in Prestige magazine

Skills (5)

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Service Description

Company background

Writing of feature articles on a number of topics for women's interest, plus health features, travel features, articles on property, architects, homes, fashion and beauty, celebrities.
Subediting and proofreading.
Writing of advertisements, including radio spots and print ads.
Writing of press releases, web copy for websites, etc.

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Writer/journalist/editor
My Snapshot
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  • 12 months
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Identity
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Sharpreston
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Member Since
April 2010
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Sharon Preston